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Zimbabwe

General Solomon Mujuru (Rex Nhongo)

Date of Birth: 01/05/1949
Died: 15/08/2011


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Three men in a boat

The main rivalry is still between Vice-President Joice Mujuru – and her husband Solomon Mujuru – and Defence Minister Emmerson Mnangangwa (AC Vol 50 No 24)...


Didymus Mutasa dithers

Yet when it was pointed out that PF-ZAPU was not a regional party, Joice and Solomon Mujuru mischievously persuaded retired General Ambrose Mutinhiri, a member of parliament from Mashonaland East, to toss his hat in the ring...


In and out

ZANU-PF provincial leaders - Shamuyarira, Local Government Minister Ignatius Chombo and Media Minister Webster Shamu - are not yet openly aligning with kingmaker Solomon Mujuru and backing his wife Joice Mujuru for the presidency but are keen to block Mnangagwa and keep options open until the party congress in December...


After Msika - a new pecking order

President Robert Mugabe regards him as dependable and studiously neutral in the factional fighting between supporters of the former Zimbabwe Defence Forces chief, General (retired) Solomon Mujuru, and current Defence Minister Emmerson Mnangagwa...


A public quarrel

Since the power-sharing government began work in February, the Politburo of the Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front has leaked like a sieve with graphic details of the rows between former army chief Solomon Mujuru and Defence Minister Emmerson Mnangagwa to succeed Robert Mugabe as First Secretary of ZANU-PF and then as presidential candidate...


Next, the mines

Molai is married to the daughter of Mugabe's late brother, Rwodzi is a business associate of retired General Solomon Mujuru, husband of Vice-President Joyce Mujuru, and Ray Kaukonde, a former Governor of Mashonaland East...

Solomon Mujuru's consortium includes a former ZANU-PF member of parliament, Tirivanhu Mudariki, and holds a minority stake in the River Ranch diamond firm...


Now blood gold

Joyce Mujuru and her husband, General (retired) Solomon Mujuru, have a stake in the River Ranch diamond company, which has in the past been investigated on suspicion of breaching the Kimberley Process, the 45-government body that certifies the sources of traded diamonds...


A mixture, not a coalition

Solomon Mujuru, which is barely represented in the inclusive government...

Saviour Kasukuwere (Youth Development) and Nicholas Goche (Transport) were allies of Solomon Mujuru but broke ranks to back Mugabe...


The ZANU team

He has outmanoeuvred his opponent, the former army commander, General Solomon Mujuru, the Vice-President's husband; one observer said Mujuru has been wiped off the political scene by his diamond dealings...


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